Painters Paintings Ivan Shishkin (1832–1898): An Apiary in the Forest, 1876, oil on canvas, 80 x 65…
Painters Work Ivan Shishkin (1832–1898): An Apiary within the Forest, 1876, oil on canvas, 80 x 65 cm, Novgorod Artwork and Historical past Museum, Russian Federation
The significance of portray the nationwide panorama in nineteenth-century Russia is sort of totally the achievement of Ivan Shishkin. Shishkin, by his modern mastery, was in a position to illustrate Russian landscapes realistically whereas demonstrating what was distinctive and attention-grabbing in his nation’s nature and surroundings.
Current panorama by him depicts an apiary on the fringe of the forest. Within the foreground there’s a small winding rocky backside stream, whose banks are lined with grass, fern and flowers.
The outdated man within the middle of the image is a beekeeper leaning on a stick and carrying a wood bucket. Within the background among the many bushes and tall timber is his small hut.